Albania News & Views

  • shared prosperity animated infographic

    A new paper by a team at the World Bank identifies key drivers of poverty for the bottom 40% in the Western Balkans region and provides recommendations on how to design more inclusive policies and interventions. Read More »

  • The energy sector in Albania is in a state of fragility and turning it around will require strong commitment of the new government and other stakeholders. Everyone who produces, sells, buys, transmits, distributes, or uses electricity will have to contribute. Read More »

  • Albania: pensioners

    Aging populations and a shrinking labor force in the region make long-term pension systems reforms necessary, so that the elderly poor and future generations are protected. Read More »